Dr. Leroy Hood is a scientific pioneer with forward-looking ideas about science, genetics and health care. He’s an advocate of the systems approach to biology and medicine and inventor of P4 medicine, a strategy he hopes will become the fundamental basis for health care in the future.

On Feb. 17 at West Virginia University, Hood outlined his ideas, philosophies and vision and discussed how they can be adapted to solve some long-standing health problems.

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